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  1. ToiletDS
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    Yeah...
    So..
    I want to..
    Sort of make an NDS game.
    But I don't know how.
    Please Help. [​IMG]
     
  2. Magmorph

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    Do you know C++ or any coding language?
     
  3. ToiletDS
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    None atall.
    I need to learn.
    Quick.

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    And It will just be a tiny game.
    Like 5 levels of a platformer.. or something..
     
  4. Magmorph

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    Well you should start by learning at least a little bit of C++, you won't get far without it.
     
  5. ToiletDS
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    Ok, Cheers.
     
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    I bet the next thing hes going to do is google "Learn C++ Overnight" [​IMG]
     
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    I wrote all the guides. [​IMG]
     
  8. Raiser

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    The thing about programming / game making is that it doesn't happen overnight. Or in a week. Or probably a month.

    The usage and logic of C++ is much more complicated than more basic languages, which could potentially hold you back.

    My suggestions is to download and start fooling around with Visual Basic. (VB6 is a good start). Get a hang of creating programs, simple puzzle games, and then some multiplayer / LAN games.

    Then, try moving onto Java (Netbeans is good). It's somewhat similar to VB, but obviously, a little harder / more complicated.

    C++ is still up a ways from Java, but it'll help. Good luck. [​IMG]
     
  9. ToiletDS
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    Hey how did you know I googled "learn c++"?
     
  10. Raki

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    VB6 is old and outdated (ok VBA is based on it...)...better use VB .NET (avaible as free express edition from MS)